Crawley church fun day to thank community

Finishing date of building project at Crawley United Reformed Church with Cllr Richard Burrett who has supported them with grant applications and planning queries with reverand Bridget Banks. Pic Steve Robards   SR1514956 SUS-150207-140507001
Finishing date of building project at Crawley United Reformed Church with Cllr Richard Burrett who has supported them with grant applications and planning queries with reverand Bridget Banks. Pic Steve Robards SR1514956 SUS-150207-140507001

Crawley United Reformed Church, has completed Phase One recently, of a Regeneration Project, is holding special service and family fun afternoon on Sunday (August 23).

The building work at the Pound Hill church has included the construction of a new frontage, the addition of a new main entrance and a compete refurbishment of the sanctuary.

Sunday’s service will be led by the area moderator for the URC, Rev Nicola Furley-Smith. The minister of the church, Rev Bridget Banks will assist.

The service will be followed by a Family Fun Afternoon, which is open to all.

Aimed at being fun for children, attractions will include a fire engine, bouncy castle, petting zoo, train ride and children’s entertainer. A barbecue and afternoon tea will be served. There is a small charge for food but entrance and attractions are free. All trusts, which have awarded a grant have been invited, together with all other supporters

Of note the Veolia Landfill Trust offered a large grant and both West Sussex County Councils and Crawley Borough Council have been very supportive of the project.

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